Howard Childs is a New York-based travel and events photographer specializing in photographing people and hotel properties worldwide. 


Howard's clients include corporations and individuals in Asia and New York. His interest in photography began in 1998 after meeting and working with the Vogue photographer Irving Penn in New York City.

Since 2001 Howard Childs has traveled to 27 countries producing photographs of people and hotel properties for the travel industry, and for the public relations divisions of corporations large and small. Howard is known for his ability to tell the whole story with a genuine passion for his photography. He is also widely recognized and respected for his commitment to team work wherever he has traveled to in his pursuit of the best pictures for his clients.

Howard continues to document daily life in Asia, and has done so for the past seven years. He has had six exhibitions of his work in Asia in the past two years  His images of Southern African and portraits of people of Asia are in private collections worldwide. 

In addition, Howard provides educational materials for children in rural Southeast Asia. He began doing so in 2014, primarily through putting  school supplies directly into the hands of students. Howard believes that by supporting education in these countries, he can do his part in fostering learning while preserving local culture and customs. He proudly teaches students and others along the way on the craft of photography. He is also currently a teacher of English to Japanese students K-12 living in Japan.

He is agent-represented and divides his time between New York and the Asia region.